Three house church co-workers were arrested during a religious meeting; during their detention, police officers beat two of them up.
A church member form Henan has been sentenced for his belief three times, which resulted in his mental and physical incapacitation.
Authorities removed the cross of a government-controlled Protestant church in Yichuan County, Henan Province, only after a third attempt: two teams of crane operators refused to dismantle it.
Five house church members from Qingdao, Shandong Province were sentenced to a year and four months in prison and continue to be persecuted after their release.
A member of The Church of Almighty God had to flee his home and lost his family after his name has been put on the most-wanted list.
Authorities have been persecuting the school for over two decades, forcing its constant relocation.
A congregation in Yulin City, Shaanxi had repeatedly been raided by the local police at night and had their property looted. Some Christians were sentenced for up to five years.
Many government-controlled Protestant Three-Self churches have been shut down or ordered to remove their crosses in the city of Changchun.
A house church member from Yucheng in Dezhou city, Shandong Province was apprehended after buying an online ticket to go to a religious event.
Only four Muslim adults remain in 30 households on one of the alleys in a Xinjiang village; the rest are detained in camps.